An online resource for designing a better world.

October 10, 2017
The Chicago Architecture Foundation (CAF) presents as an online platform for engaging students, teachers, and mentors in the design process. 

Artists For Humanity

September 11, 2017
Artists For Humanity’s (AFH) mission is to bridge economic, racial, and social divisions by providing under-resourced urban youth with the keys to self- sufficiency through paid employment in art and design. Our mission is built on twin philosophies: Engagement in the creative process is a powerful force for social change, and creative entrepreneurship is a productive and life-changing opportunity for young people and their communities.

Open Architecture Collaborative

July 6, 2016
The Open Architecture Collaborative is the platform for bringing together under resourced communities and architectural designers to actualize their full potential through positive action. The international network provides organizational support, individual trainings and resources, and a global network platform for community focused, volunteer design chapters.

Philippines Bamboo Workshop

May 10, 2016
The Philippines Bamboo Workshop is a study abroad program of the University of Washington Department of Architecture. This program is a hands-on cultural immersive experience. With bamboo as the medium of exploration, participants will collaborate... Read More

Over-the-Rhine DesignBuild Studio

March 4, 2015
Working collaboratively with Over-the-Rhine Community Housing, a non-profit housing development organization, the Over-the-Rhine DesignBuild Studio donates design and construction skills to help bring the buildings of the neighborhood back into use for low- and moderate-income occupancy.

Miami Center for Community Engagement in Over the Rhine

March 4, 2015
The Miami Center for Community Engagement in Over the Rhine establishes collaborations between Miami University and community groups in Over-the-Rhine in order to forge opportunities for student, faculty, and community learning in cross-disciplinary and inter-cultural experiences.

SCI-Arc Community Design Program

March 4, 2015
SCI-Arc engages various local communities by spearheading a number of tactical, action-based projects, which enable students to collaborate directly with community agencies and undertake design/build projects.

Cornell University Sustainable Design

March 4, 2015
Cornell University Sustainable Design (CUSD) hopes to achieve social, economical and environmental sustainable through local and worldwide projects. Each project is unique and designed to sustain the local environment and fit the needs of the users.


March 4, 2015
The Fay Jones Design/Build program allows students to engage directly with real projects, helping them develop critical skills and simultaneously impact those around them.

Thunder Valley Community Development Corporation Prototype Houses

March 4, 2015
Thunder Valley Community Development Corporation Prototype Houses build prototype houses with alternative construction methods and materials including haybale construction, compressed-earth blocks, and structural insulated panels.

Tog Studio

March 4, 2015
Tog Studio are a team of architects and engineers who design built projects that can be constructed by anyone regardless of prior experience or skill.


March 4, 2015
Urban Buid is commited to revitalizing the cultural and architectural history of New Orleans through collaborative pratnerships between students and local community organizations.

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